Sri Lanka Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) Statistics

18, Nov 2019, EST.

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Country or Region: Sri Lanka › Change country
Economic Indicator: Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) › See all Sri Lanka indicators, › See Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) data for all countries
Detailed Analysis for Year: 2015 › Change year
Full Dataset: from 1980 to 2019
Dataset updated: 17th March 2015
Data Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF)
National or Regional Currency: Sri Lankan Rupee
Currency Symbol: LKR

Net lending (+)/ borrowing (?) is calculated as revenue minus total expenditure. This is a core GFS balance that measures the extent to which general government is either putting financial resources at the disposal of other sectors in the economy and nonresidents (net lending), or utilizing the financial resources generated by other sectors and nonresidents (net borrowing). This balance may be viewed as an indicator of the financial impact of general government activity on the rest of the economy and nonresidents (GFSM 2001, paragraph 4.17). Note: Net lending (+)/borrowing (?) is also equal to net acquisition of financial assets minus net incurrence of liabilities. Source: Ministry of Finance or Treasury Latest actual data: 2014 Fiscal assumptions: It is based on the authoritie's medium term fiscal framework and the revenue measures proposed. Start/end months of reporting year: January/December GFS Manual used: Government Finance Statistics Manual (GFSM) 2001 Basis of recording: Cash General government includes: Central Government;State Government;Local Government;Social Security Funds; Valuation of public debt: Nominal value Primary domestic currency: Sri Lanka rupee Data last updated: 03/2016

Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) Statistics for Sri Lanka , Year 2015 - In Detail

Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Sri Lanka is LKR -692.97 Billions. Net lending (+)/ borrowing (?) is calculated as revenue minus total expenditure. This is a core GFS balance that measures the extent to which general government is either putting financial resources at the disposal of other sectors in the economy and nonresidents (net lending), or utilizing the financial resources generated by other sectors and nonresidents (net borrowing). This balance may be viewed as an indicator of the financial impact of general government activity on the rest of the economy and nonresidents (GFSM 2001, paragraph 4.17). Note: Net lending (+)/borrowing (?) is also equal to net acquisition of financial assets minus net incurrence of liabilities.

In the previous year, 2014, Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Sri Lanka was LKR -591.24 Billions Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Sri Lanka in 2015 was or will be 17.21% more than it was or will be in 2014.

In the following or forecasted year, 2016, Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Sri Lanka was or will be LKR -659.23 Billions, which is 4.87% more than the 2015 figure.

* Source: IMF
Total Government Net Lending/ Borrowing (National Currency) for Sri Lanka, in other Years
Year Billions
  2021 -1,078.71
  2020 -981.602
  2019 -889.249
  2018 -806.29
  2017 -733.101
  2016 -659.232
2015 -692.97
  2014 -591.243
  2013 -508.434
  2012 -488.967
  2011 -450.179
  2010 -445.97
  2009 -476.358
  2008 -309.644
  2007 -246.045
  2006 -205.747
  2005 -172.396
  2004 -156.753
  2003 -133.253
  2002 -134.02
  2001 -146.722
  2000 -119.396
  1999 -76.491
  1998 -85.95
  1997 -62.734
  1996 -64.637
  1995 -58.198
  1994 -52.469
  1993 -35.295
  1992 -25.764
  1991 -36.32
  1990 -25.152
  1989 n/a
  1988 n/a
  1987 n/a
  1986 n/a
  1985 n/a
  1984 n/a
  1983 n/a
  1982 n/a
  1981 n/a
  1980 n/a